17 - 18 December 1998
Ratte, active 1789
A young boy, bust-length, in profile to the right; and A young girl, bust-length, in profile to the left
both signed and dated 'Ratte 1789' and with inscription 'J Trinquesse/del 1787'
red, black and blue chalk, watermark fragmentary Pro Partia, circular
113 mm. diam. (2)
René Fribourg; Sotheby's London, 16 October 1963, lots 608 as Louis Roland Trinquesse of 'Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart' (£220 to Partridge) and 609 as Louis Roland Trinquesse of 'Marianna Mozart' (£50 to Partridge).
The late Mr and Mrs Gerald Coke; Christie's London, 17 October 1996, lot 110 (£3,600).
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